Definition of "deceit"
  1. A conscious act of providing false information with an intention to deceive, which leads to harm or damage when truthfully relied upon
How to use "deceit" in a sentence
  1. The scheme was based on a web of deceit woven to take money from unsuspecting victims.
  2. His deceit brought about significant damage when others acted upon his false information.
  3. She faced legal consequences when her deceit caused financial loss to her business partners.

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